In Russia, on October 10, dealers began accepting orders for the updated Land Cruiser Prado. The car has already made its debut in the Japanese market.
The main advantage of the updated SUV is the higher performance of the power unit. If earlier the 2.8-liter engine produced 177 horsepower and 450 units of torque, now the engine power reaches 204 horsepower and 500 Nm. It was possible to increase the capabilities of the unit with the help of a reinforced turbocharger. This led to the fact that the updated car accelerates 2.8 seconds faster to the first hundred kilometers. In turn, the maximum speed remains the same.
Due to the peculiarities of taxation, a Land Cruiser Prado with a 200 horsepower engine will be brought to Russia. The unit will interact with a 6-band automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. In addition, the updated model will be able to boast of an improved multimedia system, faster operation and reduced display response time.
The car also received a package of Toyota Safety Sense safety systems with a complex for preventing a collision with a pedestrian PCS, which works at night. In addition, the list of advantages includes intelligent adaptive cruise control and other innovations, including those related to design.